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Design Centre Tasmania

Tamar and Brisbane Streets, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6331 5506
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Beautiful Gallery

Here is a great display of hand crafted, locally made items from pieces out of wood, ceramics and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Judy J
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Sydney, Australia
So Glad We Visited!!

A very short stroll from the Grand Chancellor Hotel, just by the city park, the Design Centre... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2018
FootlooseSingapore
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Singapore
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Tamar and Brisbane Streets, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Here is a great display of hand crafted, locally made items from pieces out of wood, ceramics and textiles. If you are looking for quality locally made items then this is the place to visit.

Thank Judy J
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Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

A very short stroll from the Grand Chancellor Hotel, just by the city park, the Design Centre Tasmania showcases furniture, objects d’art and handicraft of Tasmanian native wood. If the displays in the museum do not wow you, then those in the retail shop certainly...More

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Reviewed March 4, 2018

The design centre is always worth a visit if you happen to be in Launceston. The various pieces of furniture and the stunning timbers show the best of design and craftsmanship found in Tasmania. We have visited the centre on three or four occasions now...More

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Perfect place for local wood work appreciation! Plus much more! The shop has a terrific collection of high quality local handmade goods. Also attended MOFO event Sandcircles Sessions there which was amazing! What an experience sharing the sacred space with Aboriginals through ceremony and ritual...More

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Reviewed January 15, 2018

The Design Centre is adjacent to City Park. It is well worth combining with a visit to the park. Exhibitions change on a regular basis.

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Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

I always visit this gallery when I’m in Tasmania. It’s one of my favourites. The quality of artwork is so high and the range is diverse. Last trip I purchased a Brad Moss tripod sculpture while on holiday. As I live in Queensland I was...More

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Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

What a bonus for Launceston. This place is well worth the visit. The designs were really interesting and every corner I turned left me wanting to purchase the items. If you love wood and unique pieces this is a must see. Highlight of our visit....More

Thank lisazed14
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Reviewed January 2, 2018

This is a shop well worth looking at. Beautiful design wares handcrafted by local artisans. Lots of Tasmanian wood products available, and also hand crafted, exquisite jewellery.

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Reviewed January 2, 2018

As we were flying home the same day this was a quick visit but worth it. Some very talented crafts people in this State.

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Reviewed December 11, 2017

This place is well laid out and has an interesting array of local Tasmanian well-designed Tasmanian products. Well worth a visit if you are looking for uniquely Tasmanian designs

Thank Oldjack
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